Oman Holiday

Exploring hidden gems and less-visited areas

Duration Duration 6 Days
Meals Meals
  • 5 Breakfast
  • 2 Lunch
  • 2 Dinner
Accommodation Accommodation
  • 3-star hotel
Activites Activities
  • Sightseeing
  • Dolphin Watch
  • Scenic Drive
Price Reduced US$ 1350 Price Starts From US$ 1150 Book Now
Destination Destination
Difficulty Difficulty
Max. Altitude Max. Altitude
150 Meter
Activities Activity
Start and Point Start/End Point
Best Season Best Season
Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March
Group Size Group Size
Minimum 2
Transportation Transportation
Private Car
Activity Per Day Activity Per Day
5-6 hours sightseeing

Overview of Oman Holiday

Begin your six-day Oman Holiday, where the rich tapestry of ancient traditions gracefully intertwines with modern sophistication. This exquisite adventure takes you through the heart of Oman, from the bustling streets of Muscat to the serene deserts and vibrant wadis. Experience the rich cultural tapestry, captivating landscapes, and warm hospitality that make Oman a unique and unforgettable destination.

Muscat – A City of Contrasts

Your journey starts in Muscat, the vibrant capital city, a cornerstone of your Oman Muscat Holiday Package. Muscat offers a perfect blend of history and modernity, from its majestic Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque to the bustling lanes of Muttrah Souq. The city sets the stage for a holiday filled with discovery and wonder, offering glimpses into the rich heritage and modern-day vibrancy of Oman.

From the Mountains to the Sands

As your Oman Holiday unfolds, you’ll venture beyond Muscat to explore the diverse landscapes of Oman. Witness the enchanting beauty of Wadi Shab with its turquoise waters, and feel the thrill of a 4×4 ride across the Wahiba Sands. Each destination on your itinerary is carefully chosen to provide an immersive experience of Oman’s natural wonders and cultural treasures.

Concluding with Lasting Memories

Your six-day escapade concludes back in Muscat, where you’ll have time to reflect on the unforgettable experiences and lifelong memories created. From exploring ancient cities to relaxing in desert camps under starlit skies, your Oman Holiday is more than just a trip – it’s a journey into the heart of an enchanting land.

Oman Holiday Detail Itinerary

  • Day 1: Welcoming You to Muscat's Charms

    Welcome to the start of your thrilling Oman Holiday! As you land at Muscat International Airport, the gateway to a world of adventure awaits you. Your tour in Oman begins the moment you step off the plane.

    Airport Pickup and Seamless Hotel Transition

    Upon your arrival, a warm welcome and a smooth transfer are arranged for you. A warm and welcoming driver will be ready to greet you at the airport, ensuring that your initial experience in Oman is both stress-free and comfortable. As we drive you to your hotel, soak in the vibrant atmosphere of Muscat, a city where tradition meets modernity.

    Settle in and Relax

    Your chosen accommodation in Muscat is more than just a place to stay; it’s your home away from home. After checking in, take the time to unwind. Whether it’s exploring the hotel amenities or simply resting in your cozy room, the evening is yours to relax and rejuvenate.

    Overnight in Muscat – A City That Never Sleeps

    As the night falls, Muscat comes alive with its stunning skyline. Whether you choose to explore the local cuisine at nearby eateries or enjoy a quiet evening at the hotel, your first night in Oman is sure to be memorable. Rest well, for the adventures that await in the days to come are bound to be exhilarating.

  • Day 2: Exploring the Heart of Muscat

    Your Oman Muscat Holiday Package adventure continues with an immersive city tour. Muscat, Oman’s vibrant capital, is a blend of rich history and modern elegance, and today, you’ll discover its most iconic landmarks.

    Morning: Visit to Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

    Start your day with a visit to the magnificent Sultan Qaboo Grand Mosque, a masterpiece of modern Islamic architecture and one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. The grandeur and peaceful ambiance of this mosque will leave you in awe. Remember, modest attire is required to respect this sacred site.

    Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
    Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

    Next Stop: Bait Zubair Museum

    After the mosque, the Bait Zubair Museum awaits. This cultural treasure trove offers a deep dive into Oman’s heritage. Here, you’ll explore exhibits that showcase the country’s historical artifacts, art, and traditional crafts, providing insights into Oman’s fascinating culture and traditions.

    Bait Zubair Museum
    Bait Zubair Museum

    Afternoon: Scenic Drive and Historical Insights

    Post-lunch, enjoy a scenic drive along the picturesque Corniche, heading towards the historic heart of Old Muscat. This area, once a walled district, reveals the city’s rich past and present-day beauty.

    Photo Opportunities at Al Alam Palace

    Get your cameras ready as we approach the Al Alam Palace, the ceremonial palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos. Flanked by the 16th-century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali, this area offers a perfect backdrop for memorable photos.

    Al Alam Palace Oman
    Al Alam Palace Oman

    Evening: Wander through Muttrah Souq

    Conclude your day with a stroll through the enchanting lanes of Muttrah Souq. This traditional market, brimming with handicrafts, spices, antiques, and silver items, is a hub of Omani culture and commerce. It’s an ideal place to pick up souvenirs and experience the local way of life.

    Muttrah Corniche
    Muttrah Corniche

    Overnight in Muscat

    As the day winds down, return to your hotel, reflecting on the rich experiences of your second day in Oman. Get ready for more adventures as your Oman Holiday continues.

  • Day 3: Exploring from Muscat to the Enigmatic Wahiba Sands

    Your Holiday to Oman takes an adventurous turn as we leave Muscat and delve into the heart of Oman’s stunning landscapes. Today’s journey from Muscat to the Wahiba Desert promises an unforgettable experience.

    Morning: Departure from Muscat and Breakfast

    Rise and shine! Savor a delicious breakfast at your Muscat hotel, starting at 8:30 AM. Fuel up for the exciting day ahead as we set off for Fanja, a journey promising scenic views and cultural insights.

    First Stop: Fanja – A Glimpse of Traditional Oman

    Arriving in Fanja, immerse yourself in the charm of this quaint village. Explore the local markets brimming with traditional goods and crafts. Fanja offers a perfect snapshot of Omani village life, with its friendly locals and rustic beauty.


    Next Destination: The Historic Ibra City

    Continuing our journey, we head to Ibra City. Here, you’ll experience the bustling local market, a vibrant place where traditional and modern Oman converge. Enjoy a stroll and savor a delightful lunch, sampling local cuisine amidst the lively atmosphere.

    Ibra, among Oman's ancient cities, once thrived as a hub of commerce, spirituality, learning, and artistic expression.
    Ibra, among Oman’s ancient cities, once thrived as a hub of commerce, spirituality, learning, and artistic expression.

    Afternoon: Thrill of 4×4 Sand-Dune Adventure

    Post-lunch, gear up for an exhilarating 4×4 sand-dune drive in the Wahiba Sands. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you navigate the rolling dunes, a truly adventurous highlight of your Oman Holidays.

    Evening: Dinner and Overnight Stay at Desert Camp

    As the sun sets over the dunes, settle into your desert camp. Savor a delicious dinner under the stars, an experience unique to your Oman Tour Package. The tranquility of the desert night promises a serene end to an action-packed day.

    Wahiba Sands Desert Camp
    Wahiba Sands Desert Camp

    Overnight in the Heart of the Wahiba Sands

    Sleep amidst the desert’s embrace, under a blanket of stars. The peaceful night in the Wahiba Sands offers a perfect time for reflection and relaxation, a unique facet of your Oman Holiday.

  • Day 4: Immersing in the Natural Wonders and Coastal Splendors of Oman

    Your Holiday to Oman continues with an awe-inspiring journey from the serene Wadi Bani Khalid to the tranquil shores of Ras Al Hadd. This day promises a blend of natural beauty and coastal serenity.

    Morning: Depart for Wadi Bani Khalid

    As the sun rises, prepare for a scenic drive to Wadi Bani Khalid. This oasis in the desert is a paradise for nature lovers. Its clear, emerald waters and majestic canyons are a testament to Oman’s diverse landscape.

    Wadi Bani Khalid, Omán
    Wadi Bani Khalid, Omán

    Experience the Serenity of Wadi Bani Khalid

    Upon arrival, dive into the refreshing waters or enjoy sunbathing and relaxing in this picturesque setting. The serene ambiance and stunning vistas offer perfect moments for reflection and relaxation, a key highlight of your Oman Holidays.

    Afternoon: Discovering Sur City

    After your rejuvenating experience at Wadi Bani Khalid, the journey continues to Sur City. This historical port city is known for its traditional shipbuilding. As you stroll through Sur, witness the blend of ancient heritage and modern life that defines this unique city.

    Sur City
    Sur City

    Evening: Arrival at Ras Al Hadd

    Conclude the day with a drive to Ras Al Hadd, known for its beautiful beaches and as a nesting site for sea turtles. Here, you’ll check into a hotel or camp, providing a comfortable and serene setting to rest.

    Overnight Stay at Ras Al Hadd

    As night falls, relax at your accommodation in Ras Al Hadd. The peaceful coastal atmosphere is the perfect backdrop for a tranquil evening. Your stay here is not just an overnight rest; it’s an experience integral to your Oman Muscat Holiday Package.

    Prepare for Tomorrow’s Adventures

    As you settle in for the night, anticipate more exciting experiences in the days ahead. Your Oman Holiday is unfolding in the most enchanting way, bringing discoveries with each day.

  • Day 5: From the Majestic Wadi Shab to the Wonders of Muscat

    Begin a day filled with natural beauty and adventure as your Oman Holiday unfolds. This day is a blend of exploration and awe, from the stunning Wadi Shab to the fascinating Muscat Sinkhole.

    Morning: Breakfast and Departure to Wadi Shab

    Begin your day with a delightful breakfast at 8:30 AM. Then, prepare for an excursion to Wadi Shab, a jewel in Oman’s natural landscape. The journey there is as captivating as the destination itself.

    Wadi Shab
    Wadi Shab

    Unveiling the Splendor of Wadi Shab

    Wadi Shab is a haven for nature lovers. Dive into activities like swimming in emerald waters, hiking along picturesque trails, and capturing stunning photographs. The beauty of Wadi Shab makes it a highlight of any Oman Muscat Holiday Package.

    Afternoon: Journey to the Sinkhole

    After the exhilarating time at Wadi Shab, we drive to the renowned Sinkhole. This natural wonder, a unique geological formation, offers a range of tourist activities. It’s an ideal spot to marvel at Oman’s diverse landscape.

    Bimmah Sinkhole, Oman
    Bimmah Sinkhole, Oman

    Evening: Return Journey to Muscat

    As the day progresses, we make our way back to Muscat. This drive back is a perfect time to reminisce about the day’s adventures and the breathtaking sights of Oman.

    Night: Comfortable Stay in Muscat

    Arriving in Muscat, enjoy a restful night at your hotel. The city’s vibrant yet peaceful ambiance provides a serene end to an adventurous day. Muscat, a blend of tradition and modernity, is the perfect backdrop for your Oman Holidays.

  • Day 6: Bidding Farewell to the Land of Beauty and Tradition

    As your Holiday to Oman draws to a close, Day 6 is about reflecting on the unforgettable experiences and preparing for your journey ahead.

    Wake up in the beautiful city of Muscat and enjoy a leisurely morning. It’s time to pack your bags, filled not just with belongings but with memories of an incredible journey through Oman. Check out from your hotel, savoring the last moments of your stay.

    Muscat International Airport

    After checking out, a comfortable transfer to the airport is arranged for you. As you travel, reflect on the highlights of your Oman Holidays – the adventures, the landscapes, and the warmth of Omani hospitality.

    At the airport, take a moment to reminisce about your experiences. From the majestic dunes of the Wahiba Sands to the serene waters of Wadi Shab, your Oman Muscat Holiday Package has been a journey through a land rich in culture, history, and natural beauty.

    As you board your flight, carry with you the essence of Oman – a land that has offered you stories to tell and memories to cherish. Your Holiday to Oman might be concluding, but the memories will last a lifetime.


What's included

  • Hotel Accommodation with BB in twin sharing.
  • Dolphin Watch
  • City Tour, Dhow Cruise Dinner, Bima Sink Hole, and Nizwa Tour, according to the program.
  • English Speaking Guide according to the program.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Oman Visa Fee.
  • Airport transfers.

What is excluded

  • Air Tickets.
  • Lunch/Dinner.
  • Group Dinner can be arranged per Visitor Request.
  • Tips and other personal expenses.

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    Essential Information

    Passport and Visa Information

    For all travelers preparing for their Oman Holidays, possessing a valid passport is of utmost importance. Please ensure that your passport maintains its validity for a minimum of six months beyond your intended return date and includes between 2 and 6 blank pages designated for visa stamps. A visa is included in your package.

    Local Time

    Oman observes Oman Standard Time (IST), which is 4 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).


    In Oman, the electrical system runs on 220 and 240 volts at a frequency of 50 Hz. The most common plug type is the square three-pin.


    Arabic is the official language. Other spoken languages include Swahili and Baluchi, with English widely used, especially in business contexts.

    Currency, Banking, and Financial Services

    The Omani Rial (OMR), subdivided into 1,000 baiza, is the currency. Banknotes come in denominations of OMR 50, 20, 10, 5, 1, and smaller notes like 500, 250, 200, and 100 baiza, while coins are in 50, 25, 10, and 5 baiza denominations. Major credit and debit cards are accepted, and ATMs are readily available. Banking hours typically are Saturday to Wednesday from 0800 to 1200 and Thursday from 0800 to 1130. For currency conversion, websites like are helpful.

    Clothing Recommendations for Oman Holiday

    Lightweight cotton clothing is advisable year-round, with a warm wrap for cooler evenings, mountain trips, and heavily air-conditioned indoor areas.

    Communication and Connectivity

    Oman’s country code is +968. Mobile telephone coverage varies, with roaming agreements in place with many international providers. Internet cafes are widespread, and airmail to Western Europe usually takes three to four days.

    Weather and Climate

    The ideal time to visit Oman is from November to mid-March, with average daytime temperatures around 25°C and clear mountain views. From May to August, the climate is generally hot and hazy. During mid-June to late August, the Khareef, or rainy season, brings cooler, drizzly weather to southern Oman, especially in Dhofar.

    Dining and Drinking Costs

    Approximate costs for dining (excluding those included in Oman Muscat Holiday Packages) are as follows: simple snack – US$5, light meal – US$10-18, and fancy restaurant – US$25-40. Drink costs in shops are 1l of water – US$2, 30cl soft drink – US$2, and 50cl beer – US$7. Note that prices in restaurants, hotels, and cruise boats can be significantly higher.

    Alcohol Consumption and Smoking

    Alcohol is available for non-Muslims in certain bars, restaurants, clubs, and hotels. Public smoking and alcohol consumption are prohibited, with strict laws in place. Smoking is banned in public spaces, and under-20s cannot purchase cigarettes or access designated smoking areas. During Ramadan, public eating, drinking, and smoking are illegal.

    Health Precautions

    No specific vaccinations are required for entry to Oman, except for cholera and yellow fever if coming from affected areas. Consider bottled water for drinking and brushing teeth, as water outside the capital may be contaminated. It’s advisable to consume well-cooked meat and fish and peeled vegetables and fruits.

    Local Customs and Etiquette

    Respect local customs and laws, especially in public behavior and dress. Modest dress is expected, particularly during Ramadan. Handshakes are common greetings, and small promotional or cultural gifts are appreciated. Photography of people or property should be done with permission, and ‘No Photography’ signs must be respected during the Oman Holiday.


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    Based on 5 Reviews

    Sarah M
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    Enchanting Muscat Moments

    Oman stole my heart! From the warm welcome at the airport to the magical dhow cruise under the stars, our Muscat holiday was pure enchantment. The souk was a labyrinth of delights, and the Grand Mosque left me speechless. Our guide was a gem, sharing fascinating stories and making us feel like cherished guests. This is a trip I’ll treasure forever!

    Mark B
    New York
    5 Star Rating


    Beyond the City Walls: Oman's Wild Symphony

    Our Oman adventure wasn’t just about Muscat’s charm. Day 3 took us into the wild beauty of the desert, where towering dunes sang in the wind, and stargazing felt like diving into the cosmos. We rode camels, slept under a canopy of stars, and swam in hidden oases. Oman is a symphony for the senses, and this package perfectly captured its rhythm.

    Wahiba Sands
    Paulina Wierzgacz
    5 Star Rating


    A Culinary Journey through Time

    Oman’s flavors painted a picture of its rich history. From the delicate spices of the souk to the succulent dates in the desert, every bite was a delicious story. The Omani feast on the dhow was a feast for the eyes and stomach, a true cultural revelation. This trip wasn’t just a vacation; it was a culinary passport to a bygone era.

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    An Unforgettable Family Adventure

    Exploring Oman with our kids turned out to be a breeze! The package was tailored to suit our little ones, with camel rides and sandcastle competitions. We delved into forts that seemed like pages from a living history book, took dips in crystal-clear waters, and shared laughter under the desert’s warm sun. Oman truly offers something for every age, and this holiday brought our family closer than ever.

    Solo Escape: Finding Peace in the Omani Embrace
    Emily C.
    5 Star Rating



    I needed a break from the hustle, and Oman delivered. This solo travel package was perfect, from the friendly guide who became my instant friend to the tranquil haven of my hotel. I wandered through souks in my own time, found inner peace in the vast desert, and marveled at the architectural wonders of Muscat. Oman reminded me that sometimes, the greatest journeys are taken alone.

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